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Adobe launches Acrobat X Pro, new cloud services

Adobe's Acrobat X Pro features customizable tools; two new cloud-based services enable the creation and sharing of PDF documents online.

View PDFs in Chrome

When browsing PDFs online, it's nice to read them in your browser, instead of downloading and opening them in Preview or some other app. Safari reads PDFs by default; here's how to make Google Chrome do the same thing.

Adobe: Hacker 'spotlight' will shine on Reader X's sandbox

Adobe's chief security executive said that the bull's-eye will be on the back of Reader X when the new version ships next month.

New Adobe Reader sandboxed, simplified

Adobe has released PDF Reader X, which features boosted security and a minimal browser interface.

ReaddleDocs for iPad

This near-perfect document viewer packs a lot of power, thanks to a plentiful set of features.

Adobe patches Reader, Acrobat security holes

The 9.4 update to both Reader and Adobe Acrobat Pro for the Mac tackles what Adobe calls "critical vulnerabilities" that could allow an attacker to take control of a machine.

GoodReader updates with PDF annotations

Both the iPad and iPhone versions of the PDF file viewing app from Good.iWare now let users mark up PDFs with highlights and notes.

ReaddleDocs updated with new PDF viewer, VGA output

Readdle has updated its all-in-one PDF reader for iPad, ReaddleDocs, to version 1.6, which introduces a an entirely new PDF reader that features smooth horizontal scroll and complete support for highlight and notes annotations, as support for VGA output.

Smile releases PDFpen, PDFpenPro 5.0

Major upgrades to these PDF-editing and -searching tools make it easier to manipulate text and create interactive forms.

Five awesome Automator tips

Think Appleā€™s built-in automation tool, Automator, is more trouble than it's worth? Think again. Not only can Automator perform wondrous feats, but with these tips it's also easy to make it happen.